President of Pakistan Dr ArifAlvi announces honourary citizenship for Darren Sammy
President Arif Alvi announces honorary citizenship and the highest civilian award for Peshawar Zalmi captain, Darren Sammy in recognition of his most important role in the restoration of international cricket in Pakistan and his love for Pakistan.
Darren Sammy's services to Pakistan are unforgettable. Citizenship and highest civilian award honor both Darren Sammy and Peshawar Zalmi. Javed Afridi.
In recognition of his most important role in the restoration of international cricket in Pakistan and his love for Pakistan, President Arif Alvi announced the honorary citizenship and highest civilian award for the captain of Peshawar Zalmi. The Pakistan Cricket Board tweeted that the President has announced the President of Peshawar Zalmi's captain Darren Sammy for his distinguished reputation and the highest civilian award for his outstanding service to Pakistan cricket.
Javed Afridi, Chairman of Peshawar Zalmi said that Darren Sammy, who loves Pakistan, has been promised the highest civilian award and Pakistani citizenship which is a proud moment for Peshawar Zalmi as well as cricket fans across Pakistan.
President of Pakistan Dr @ArifAlvi will confer the highest civilian award and honourary citizenship to Darren Sammy on 23 March for his invaluable contribution to cricket in Pakistan. pic.twitter.com/mn9AiLknB0— PCB Media (@TheRealPCBMedia) February 22, 2020
In his Twitter message, Javed Afridi said
"The decision to give Darren Sammy the highest civilian award in Pakistan is truly a reflection of the feelings and feelings of the lovers of cricket and Pakistan. Indeed, the services of this impeccable man are unforgettable for cricket's return to Pakistan.
In Pakistan cricket history, this honor came in the part of Peshawar Zalmi, whose captain Darren Sami was awarded the highest civilian award by the government of Pakistana. We are thankful to the Almighty Allah and grateful to the government of Pakistan as well as our fans.
In the PSL-II final, Peshawar Zalmi's entire squad came to Lahore under the leadership of Darren Sammy and in the final where Peshawar Zalmi achieved a historic success, Darren Sammy and Peshawar Zalmi made great strides in restoring international cricket in Pakistan.
Darren Sammy lives in the heart of Pakistani fans through his Pashto and Urdu tweets.
The man who made West Indies the Champions of T20 World cup is now called as Darren Sammy Khan by his Pakistani fans.